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Make Money Monday: 7 Smart Money Moves to Make in Your 20s

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. For most of us, our 20s is the decade of #adulting, including with our money. So where do you start? Here’s a roundup of seven steps to take now, from our friends at Ellevest. NOTE: If you live outside of …

Eurovision 2019

John Lundvik – Too Late For Love – Sweden and – Official Video – Eurovision 2019

Sitting in Stockholm, I’m proud of our entry in tonight’s semi-final One of the background singers in my homegirl from Washington, DC. Go Paris Renita (that is her on his left, stage right)! Do. Your. Thing! Read more about John here.

Inspiring Entrepreneur Tips from Black Women Who Mean Business

As a black woman in a businessman’s world, we are often advised to get a little dirty and get our claws out. We are warned that it isn’t going to be a smooth ride. But once you arrive, and you must believe you most certainly will, perhaps you will be humble enough to acknowledge that …

A Few of the Issues We Still Face

Europe is arguably one of the most advanced regions in the world. As such, it becomes the dream destination of people from other cultures who want to advance their education, explore career opportunities, or simply build a new life for themselves and their families. There is centuries long history of migration and immigration across Europe. …

Stockholm – International Women’s Day: Our Voices, Our Truths

Stockholm – International Women’s Day: Our Voices, Our Truths

Celebrate International Women’s Day with the American Club of Sweden and the American Women’s Club in Stockholm. We’ll have presentations and a moderated discussion with Bayo Callender and Andrea Pippin. March 8, 2019 @ Embassy House, Linnegatan 89C, 115 23 Stockholm, from 6 – 7.30- pm. PRESENTERS Bayo Callender is a US-trained attorney, mediator, and …

2018 Power List

2018 Black Women in Europe™ Power List: A list of Our Own©

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – Nov 11, 2018 — The Black Women in Europe™ blog, created in 2006 by Adrianne George, released its 9th Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2017 – A List of Our Own© that pays tribute to 9 outstanding black women in the following categories: Activism, Education, Entrepreneurship, Media, Politics, Society and Writing. …

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If you’re a black American women in Europe it may not be too late to vote today.

I woke up scared today. I know two African Americans who live outside of the US who have not voted in their State’s midterm elections. I feel like I have failed and it makes me cry real tears. But if you haven’t voted and woke up today wanting to, depending on your State you can …

Aleto Foundation

Aleto Foundation Black History Month Leadership Learning Skills day

Are you a graduate or know one that would benefit from hearing from some of our community’s most inspirational leaders? Aleto Foundation is holding a Black History Month Leadership Learning Skills day hosted by the Tri-Forces on HMS President on the banks of the River Thames at St Katherine’s Dock SE1 Tuesday 30th October, and …

Ryanair

I wouldn’t feel safe onboard Ryanair

Leave our mothers and grandmother alone. It is always precarious travelling while black, especially for a woman. Let’s face it. Women are less valued in society or we would earn the same pay as men, proportionately occupy the same leadership positions as men, and not get punished for having children as career women. Another irrefutable …

Yema Ferreira

My mission is to spiritually liberate black and African people all over the world

My name is Yema Ferreira and I am a healer, psychotherapist and life coach. My mission is to spiritually liberate black and African people all over the world, and to be part of the movement to heal the collective trauma of black people and people of African descent resultant from slavery, colonization and neo-colonialism. Part …

Contribute to the 7th Biennial Afroeuropeans Network Conference: “Black In/Visibilities Contested”

The organizing committee of the 7th Biennial Network Conference which will take place from 4 to 6 July 2019 in Lisbon is currently seeking for panel contributions on several topics to be covered during the event. They should address one of the following themes: Black Europe at its intersections Panels should reflect the various axes …

Mellody Hobson

Mellody Hobson: Disrupt Money

*Note: $100 offer available at the bottom of this post. Mellody Hobson will become the new vice chair of Starbucks later this month. “Throughout her career, Hobson has made financial literacy and community outreach a priority.” We’re lucky to have her as an investor in Ellevest, Inc., too. Congrats, Mellody! #ad “I want you to meet …